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CHP presidential candidate İnce might talk to Assad if elected

CHP presidential candidate İnce might talk to Assad if elected

TEHRAN, May 28 (Press Shia Agency) – The presidential candidate of the main Turkish opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP), Muharrem İnce, said he remained indifferent toward Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while adding that the Turkish government should not act in anger against him.When asked if Assad is a “red line” for him, İnce said, “I don’t particularly feel sympathy or...

Turkey’s presidential hopeful says he would invite Assad to Ankara

Turkey’s presidential hopeful says he would invite Assad to Ankara

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia) – Doğu Perinçek, the candidate in the upcoming presidential election of Turkey, told Mehr News in an interview that he sees no barrier in expanding ties between Turkey and Syria, to the point that he would invite Pres. Assad to Ankara should he become the next Turkish president.Doğu Perinçek, the Chairman of the nationalist Patriotic Party (Vatan Partisi) who is...

Iran, Syria economic coop. main approach to resist Western plans

Iran, Syria economic coop. main approach to resist Western plans

TEHRAN, May 19 (Press Shia Agency) – In a meeting with Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhundi on Friday in Damascus, Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad stressed the need for boosting economic ties between the two countries and considered it as the main way to resist Western plans.Using measures like sanctions as a tool to pressure other countries, Westerns try to make...

Iran reiterates its support for Syria’s territorial integrity

Iran reiterates its support for Syria’s territorial integrity

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – In a meeting with Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad, Iran's Alaeddin Boroujerdi stressed that Iran’s support for Syria’s territorial integrity and its sovereignty will continue. Chairman of Iranian Parliament Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, met and talked with Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad in Damascus on...

Assad, Jaberi Ansari confer on Syria’s latest development

Assad, Jaberi Ansari confer on Syria’s latest development

TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (Press Shia) – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, the Special Assistant to Iran’s Foreign Minister in Political Affairs, met with Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday in Damascus to exchange views on the latest developments in Syria.Hossein Jaberi Ansari, the Special Assistant to Iran’s Foreign Minister in Political Affairs, travelled to Syrian capital city of Damascus on Saturday...

Pres. Rouhani congratulates Pres. Assad on Syria’s Independence Day

Pres. Rouhani congratulates Pres. Assad on Syria’s Independence Day

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani forwarded on Saturday a message of congratulations to his Syrian counterpart, President Bashar al-Assad, to felicitate the Syrian National and Independence Day.In a congratulatory message cabled on Saturday Iranian President Hassan Rouhani felicitated the Syrian President, nation and government on the advent of April 17, the...

On trilateral military strikes against Syria

On trilateral military strikes against Syria

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia) – The US surgical attacks—coordinated with France and Britain—against chemical facilities in Syria on Saturday April 13, 2018, in response to the alleged chemical weapons attacks in rebel-held Douma, fell far-short of achieving a broader goal based on a coherent strategy to deal with the Syrian civil war.Nor were these strikes intended to provoke a military...

Assad: US aggression strengthens resistance of Syrian people, govt.

Assad: US aggression strengthens resistance of Syrian people, govt.

TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (Press Shia) – In a telephone contact with the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad talked about the recent military move taken by US and its allies including France and UK on Syrian land and territory and said, “this military invasion will increase the will and determination of Syrian government and people in the fight against...

Syria no weaker, US no stronger since outbreak of war

Syria no weaker, US no stronger since outbreak of war

TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Senior adviser to Iranian Leader Ali Akbar Velayati said in a meeting with President Bashar Assad that the 7-year-old war against Syria led by US has not weakened Syria or strengthened Americans since then.Ali Akbar Velayati, who is in Damascus to attend a conference on Palestine, as well as to hold talks with senior officials there, held talks with Syrian...

Russian military reports no chemical weapons used in vicinity of Syria's Douma

Russian military reports no chemical weapons used in vicinity of Syria's Douma

MOSCOW , Apr. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – No chemical weapons were used in the vicinity of the city of Douma in Syria's Eastern Ghouta, and all accusations against the Syrian government troops are fake, the Russian reconciliation center for Syria said on Sunday.On Saturday, several media outlets, citing Syrian militants, accused Damascus of using chemical weapons in Douma. US President...